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1918 Fire, Remembered by Dagmar Westin Michler
One brief tape, recorded when Dagmar Westin Michler was 78 years old.
1918 Forest Fire documents
This collection is intended to accommodate miscellaneous, primary documents related to the October 12, 13, 1918 Cloquet-Moose Lake forest fire and its aftermath when provenance or donor information about the material is unclear or not known.
2140 Woodland Avenue, Duluth items
The collection contains two sheets of letterhead for Stocking Landscape gardening at 2140 Woodland Avenue in Hunters Park, Duluth, Minnesota. Also included are two photographs of the house at 2140 Woodland Avenue.
Abstracts of title, Duluth, Minnesota
The collection consists of eight abstracts of title representing property in the West End of Duluth, Minnesota, and in Fond du Lac, Minnesota.
Adas Israel Congregation records
This collection consists of administrative material relating to Adas Israel Congregation in Duluth, Minnesota.
Adolpho and Egeria Minuti papers
Aftenro Society records
The collection includes minutes of the Aftenro Society, some written in Norwegian; historical logs; scrapbooks; correspondence; annual reports; and photographs. It also includes one audiotape of Mrs. Arnold Berg, Aftenro historian, recounting the history of Aftenro Society.
Allied Printing Trades Council records
The collection contains miscellaneous correspondence and mailings from other Printing Trades 1918-1928, and one volume of Council minutes, May 1937 to April 1944.
Rosalie Alstadt oral history interview
The collection consists of one 60 minute audiocassette tape. Subjects include Morgan Park.
Alworth family papers
The collection consists of two series: correspondence and photographs. This collection shows only a small segment of the Alworth family business.
AARP, University View 926 Chapter records
The collection contains minutes (1971-2001), correspondence, activity information, and two photograph albums chronicling chapter activities and events.
American Historical Association Endowment Fund, Minnesota Committee records
The collection contains promotional materials, pamphlets, correspondence and lists from the Minnesota Committee of the American Historical Association Endowment.
Ward Ames Home photographs
The collection contains 28 photographs of exterior and interior of a house at 1618 Vermilion Road in Duluth, Minnesota.
Architectural Advisory Committee records
The collection consists of minutes from the first meeting, June 6, 1966, to meeting twenty-five, June 12, 1973; bits of correspondence; memos; copies of the standards used; and a list of committee members.
Architectural drawings collection
The collection contains architects' drawings and specifications for buildings. Almost all the plans are for structures in northeastern Minnesota, with some plans by local architects for buildings in other areas.
Arnold Alanen research collection
The collection contains research materials collected and used by Arnold R. Alanen while writing his book Morgan Park: Duluth, U.S. Steel, and the Forging of a Company Town, which was published in 2007 by University of Minnesota Press.
Association for Retarded Citizens (Duluth, Minn.) records
The collection contains the charter, board minutes, by-laws, administrative records, correspondence, financial statements, and membership lists.
Astor Trading Post dedication certificate
The rebuilt John Jacob Astor Trading Post at Fond du Lac, Minnesota, was dedicated at Fond du Lac on Sunday, August 4, 1935. The two items comprising this small collection include the letter inviting Mr. and Mrs. Vincent Astor (Lord and Lady Astor, Mr. and Mrs. John Jacob Astor, III) to the dedication and the certificate presented to a member of the Astor family on that occasion from the governor of Minnesota, Floyd B. Olson.
Atwood Family vacation photographs
The collection consists of 24 black and white photographs of the Duluth Aerial Bridge, North Shore scenes, Kakabeka Falls of Ontario, Canada, Grand Marais, Temperance River, ore boats, Split Rock Lighthouse, Gun Flint Trail, and others.
Aurora Northland Lesbian Center records
The collection contains articles of incorporation; by-laws; updated mission statements; organizational policies and procedures; board minutes and accompanying materials including some financial statements, 1990-2009; newsletters, 1989-1994; letters; news clippings; and phone/drop-in logs.
Baldwin Flats photographs
The Baldwin Flats are located at 711 – 715 West Second Street, Duluth, Minnesota, built in 1891 – 92. The thirteen prints comprising this collection were copied from a photograph album loaned to the St. Louis County Historical Society, the copy prints and negatives were then transferred to the NEMHC. The prints show the exterior and interior of the building.
Durant Barclay, Jr. industrial photographs
The collection consists of industrial photographs taken by the donor during the duration of his studio's operation in Virginia, Minnesota which closed in 1956. Mr. Barclay continued shooting for industrial clients through 1963.
Richard Bardon collection of letters from Fond du Lac, Minnesota
Typed copies of letters loaned to the St. Louis County Historical Society for copying in 1931. The letters were "...found at Fond du Lac by Dr. Richard Bardon four or five years ago." according to a memoranda from the St. Louis County Historical Society president January 29, 1931, copied by Helen J. Peterson, St. Louis County Historical Society office staff, February 5, 1931.
Bayview Heights Community Club records
The collection contains minutes, constitution and by-laws, financial records, membership lists, and correspondence from 1930-1980. Club concerns and focuses include: utility problems, local celebrations, health issues, other community clubs, schools, and combating communism.
George A. Beck papers
Charles and Anna Sandberg Benson family papers
The collection consists of family photographs and two items related to the 1933-1934 city of Chicago 100 anniversary event called A Century of Progress.
Albert and Alfreda Berg family papers
The collection consists of family photographs that document women workers in the U. S. Steel plant in Morgan Park, and one work identification badge.
Blackthorn Theater records
The collection consists of scripts, programs, posters, photographs, reviews, attendance statistics, publicity materials and news releases.
Blood Donors, Inc. Duluth, Minnesota records
The collection contains: Articles of Incorporation, minutes of board meetings (1980-1985), names of directors (1956-1973), annual meetings, Reports on Examination (1959-1977), audits, National Blood Policy (1974), financial report (1991), publicity.
Bound local newspapers (teaching aids)
This collection consists of bound volumes of local Duluth newspapers, to be used as teaching aids in the UMD Archives. Newspapers include the Duluth Herald and the Duluth Evening Herald.
- Collecting Area
- University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections 511
- Upper Midwest Jewish Archives 6
- Jean Nickolaus Tretter Collection in GLBT Studies 1
- Performing Arts Archives 1
- Duluth (Minn.) 366
- Photographs 162
- Duluth (Minn.)--History 153
- Newspaper clippings 105
- Minutes 93
- Correspondence 86
- Scrapbooks 74
- Organizations 73
- Business 67
- Families 61
- Publications 60
- Letters 58
- Women 54
- Businesses 50
- Membership Lists 42
- Buildings 40
- Financial records 39
- Clubs 37
- Neighborhoods 37
- Government records 36 + ∧ less
- English 439
- English 53
- Undetermined 26
- Hebrew 2
- Norwegian 2
- Archives and Special Collections, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections 13
- United States Steel Corporation 12
- Duluth Public Schools (Duluth, Minn.) 10
- United States Steel Company 10
- University of Minnesota, Duluth 10
- Minnesota 8
- Old Settlers Association of the Head of Lake Superior (Duluth, Minn.) 8
- Duluth (Minn.) Public Schools 5
- Duluth News Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1892) 5
- Duluth News-Tribune (Duluth, Minn. : 1987) 5
- Marshall-Wells Company (Duluth, Minn.) 5
- Sommer, Barbara 5
- St. Louis County Historical Society (Saint Louis County, Minn.) 5
- American Steel & Wire Division 4
- Duluth Boat Club (Minn.) 4
- Duluth Junior College 4
- Duluth News Tribune 4
- Duluth Zoo (Duluth, Minn.) 4
- Gallagher Studio, 1913-1977 4
- IWW 4 + ∧ less